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Pamela J. Silk

Senior Counsel

(949) 255-6989
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5 Park Plaza
Suite 1100
Irvine, CA 92614

Los Angeles
633 West Fifth Street
52nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

San Diego
101 W. Broadway
Suite 2000
San Diego, CA 92101


J.D., University of Southern California Law Center, 1995

  • Phi Alpha Delta Law Fraternity
  • Southern California Review of Law and Women’s Studies
  • Externship with Hon. Robert W. Alberts, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, 1994

B.A., cum laude, Anthropology, California State University Long Beach, 1991

  • Golden Key Honor Society


OneOC, Grant Writing Certificate; Management Skills Certificate

Pamela is Senior Counsel for the Commercial Litigation, Tort & Product Liability, and Construction practice groups in the Orange County office of Gordon & Rees.

Ms. Silk has extensive experience handling all aspects of civil litigation prosecuting and defending business entities in a wide variety of matters including breach of contract claims to cases involving fraud and business torts.  Ms. Silk evaluates and offers advice to individuals and business entities regarding entity formation, as well as contract drafting, analysis, and dispute resolution.

Ms. Silk has defended manufacturers and suppliers in product defect actions, with product types ranging from industrial to consumer products including automotive, power tools and heavy equipment.

Ms. Silk’s construction experience includes defending general and subcontractors in a variety of premises liability actions, delay claims, change order disputes, and bid protests. 

Representative Appellate Experience

Formet v. The Lloyd Termite Control Co. (2010) 185 Cal.App.4th 595; 110 Cal.Rptr.3d 551


U.S. District Court, Central District


Orange County Bar Association
Volunteer Arbitrator for Fee Dispute Committee – OCBA
Legislative Resolutions Committee – OCBA

Community Involvement

The Public Law Center of Orange County
Boy Scouts of America, Committee Chair Member and Merit Badge Counselor